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Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru (2016)

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A police officer retires after he loses his right leg in an accident while investigating a case. Five years later, he is forced to relive his past as he narrates the story to his friend's son.

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Credited cast:
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Prakash Raghavan ...
Gautham (as Prakash Vijayaraghavan)
Sharath Kumar ...
The paperboy
Santhosh Krishna ...
Fabian
Praveen ...
Manoj
Bala Hasan ...
Prem
Vinod Varma ...
Krish
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Aspiring IPS officer
Kunal Kaushik ...
Rajiv
Anjana Jayaprakash ...
Vaishnavi
Yaashika Aanand ...
Shruti
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Sriram
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The filmmaker
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Karthikeyan Palanisamy ...
Melvin
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Deepak is an retired police officer. He meets an young man who is interested in joining IPS. The young guy asks about the case of a mystry killer in which deepak lost his leg and his career. Thus he explains about the unsolved mystry case. But in the end the case is solved by the young man, and deepak meets his ultimate end.

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There are totally 16 characters in the film and hence the title Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru See more »

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Deepak and Gautham find the Newspaperman at Fabian's house. They however do not feel the need to question the Newspaperman about what he was doing there till Mano reports the facts later that day. See more »

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Uthira Kaayangal
Written by Vivek
Performed by Vijay Prakash
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Easily makes to my top 5 thrillers list
18 January 2017 | by See all my reviews

It has all the ingredients of a perfect murder mysteries. Right from the keeping the viewers engaged through multiple perspectives of how the murder could have happened to increasing the pace and twists till the climax, it is screen play at its best.

To choose new faces and to go without songs, i think the director deserves a special mention. This movie is an experience you will love. You will feel that you are a part of the investigation and that is where the director scores.

You know a movie is brilliant if the entire audience applauds when the credits starts rolling. Kudos to the entire team to have scripted such a price of work. 10/10


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